2 results for month: 06/2011


Jobs for Youth – Check it out!

Hey all!  Are you a youth that needs a summer job?  Do you know a youth that needs a summer job?  Check out our job posting for three Garden Program Leaders and send your cover letter and resume to jobs@kidsgrowing.ca  by this Friday!! Green Thumbs Growing Kids – Summer Youth Employment and Training Program GTGK’s mission is to work with children, youth and families to grow and prepare garden-fresh foods, cultivated in an environmentally sustainable manner, in hands-on programs. We cultivate community in the downtown east neighbourhoods of St. James Town, Cabbagetown and Regent Park. Three summer jobs are available for youth returning to ...

“The Little Give” Comes to GTGK!

Happy Monday all!  Meghan the intern here! We’ve had a really exciting weekend at Green Thumbs Growing Kids! Have you heard of Edelman Canada’s “The Little Give” corporate social responsibility initiative? Well, we hadn’t - until we were lucky enough to be chosen to participate in this event that benefits child-centred non-profit organizations! A team of Edelman employees is assigned to each organization chosen and the teams compete against each other to come up with a novel plan of action that addresses the respective needs of each charity (scope out their perspective at http://thelittlegivetoronto.tumblr.com/). So, what did our brilliant ...